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Nestlé needs YOUth


The Nestlé Graduate Development Programme is an initiative that we invest in as it is a feeder into our business talent pipeline for various functional streams. Each year Nestlé South Africa welcomes graduates from around the country to our programme. The Nestlé Graduate Development Programme is part of the Nestlé needs YOUth Global Youth Initiative, which is designed to prepare you to achieve true fulfilment by combining the intellectual, the emotional, the personal and the social. And you can enjoy the challenge of new experiences and opportunities while making a lasting impact. Excelling in this environment means sharing our sense of responsibility for the lives we influence and improve.

You will take ownership for your future, remaining open to new perspectives and sharing our commitment to exceptional performance and to quality in everything we do. Your passion and pride will continue to make Nestlé the global leader in nutrition, health and wellness, enhancing lives all over the world.

Graduates are taken through a 24-month rotational development programme which is designed to introduce them to the working world of Nestlé, as well as to provide them with a strong foundation for further development and success. Throughout the programme, we offer you the support of a mentor, graduate co-ordinator and human resources (HR) business partner to guide you on your Nestlé journey. Your performance will be continuously assessed to enable you to grow and develop.

Nestlé promises to offer you a career lit with experiences and knowledge to truly make you a proud Nestlé employee.


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